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Please let the Saxet Show Come back to San Antonio!

Discussion in 'Lone Star Glockers' started by Glenn E. Meyer, Jul 1, 2007.


  1. Glenn E. Meyer

    Glenn E. Meyer
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    So today, I decide to go the the 'gun show' at Live Oak. Ugh:

    1. Lots of pseudo country art work. Native America, t-shirts with big Flags and Eagles.
    2. Jerky!!
    3. Coins
    4. Bins of crappy parts and screws and bolts!

    and

    5. Incredibly over priced guns. At Saxet, you could get a decent and below gun store price on most standard new items.

    Two examples - a SW 542 for $450 ish. A Taurus Beretta 92 clone for $700.

    Good God! Just get in the car and go to Academy 10 minutes away. You don't find Glock 19s there for >$500.

    I heard one parts vendor say this show sucks and he's not coming back.

    So will Saxet make it? Why don't they use the Live Oak center?

    Bah - have to go to Austin for that show from now on.
     
  2. jmsfmtex

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    I copied this from the Saxet web site http://www.saxetshows.com/_schedule.htm. I think they just moved from the Airport. I too wish they would come to the place you mentioned.

    San Antonio, TX
    Alzafar Shrine Temple

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  3. Stealther

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    I choked on the $525 WASR-10 I saw there, but there was a Russian SKS for $275 that I wished I could have picked up.
     
  4. MrMurphy

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    The Alzafar place is off 1604, west of 281 about 1 or 2 exits.
     
  5. Glenn E. Meyer

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    Went to the Alzafar show - at least they had some guns. It was ok and a vast improvement over that Live Oak debacle.

    The dealers said that Saxet is having trouble getting the new space cleared out but working on it.